Cyber Security Specialist (European MNC)

Location Singapore
Discipline: Accounting & Finance
Contact name: Karthik Balakrishnan

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Job ref: 2079

Cyber Security Specialist (European MNC)


Our client is a leading maritime brand headquartered globally in Singapore with their corporate office in the Europe.


This is a newly created role as a part of expansion.



The Cyber Security Specialist should possess a robust foundation in information security, a comprehensive grasp of cyber threats, and a genuine commitment to executing robust security measures. The Cyber Security Specialist’s primary responsibilities will include formulating, executing, and upholding security solutions to protect our company’s information systems and data.



• Security Infrastructure Design and Implementation:

• Design, deploy, and maintain security infrastructure, including firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems, VPNs, and other security tools.

• Collaborate with 3rd party solution vendors, system architects (both shore and fleet) and developers to ensure security is an integral part of the system design and development process.

• Security Policy Development and Compliance:

• Develop and enforce company security policies and procedures to ensure compliance with industry rules and regulations and company requirements.

• Keep abreast with industry best practices (BIMCO guidelines or ISO 127001) and emerging threats to continuously improve security policies.

• Monitoring and Analysis:

• Oversee day to day operations of security tools (Azure Security Center, Azure Sentinel, SOCRADAR, ) to monitor and analyze security events.

• Respond to and investigate alerts generated by security monitoring systems.

• Risk Assessment and Vulnerability Assessment and Penetration Testing:

• Identify and assess potential risks and vulnerabilities in the organization’s systems, networks, and applications.

• Conduct regular vulnerability assessments and penetration tests to identify and address security vulnerabilities.

• Work with development and operations teams to remediate identified vulnerabilities.

• Incident Response and Management:

• Develop and implement incident response plans to effectively address and mitigate security incidents.

• Investigate security incidents, analyze root causes, and recommend corrective actions to prevent future occurrences.

• Perform e-discovery and forensic on internal and digital threats or incidents.

• Security Awareness and Training:

• Design and deliver security awareness training programs for staff to promote a cyber security conscious culture.

• Provide guidance to staff on security best practices and help them understand their role in maintaining a secure environment.




• Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or a related field.

• Advanced degree or relevant certifications (e.g., CISSP, CISM, CEH) is a plus.

•4-6 years proven experience in cyber security engineering or related roles.

• In-depth knowledge of security concepts, protocols, best practices, and technologies.

• Strong understanding of networking, operating systems, and cloud environments.

• Experience with security tools such as Azure security architecture, cloud system, firewalls, antivirus, IDS/IPS, SIEM, and endpoint protection.

• Excellent problem-solving and communication skills.


Singapore Citizen or PR only!